Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has announced (FINALLY) the release of the one of the best new dramas to hit our televisions. That show stars Claire Danes, Damian Lewis (if you haven’t seen his short-lived TV series Life – DO IT) and Inigo Montoya himself, Mandy Patinkin.
The synopsis for HOMELAND is this: ”HOMELAND is a psychological thriller that tells the story of Carrie Anderson (Claire Danes), a CIA officer battling her own demons, who becomes convinced that the intelligence that led to the rescue of Scott Brody (Damian Lewis) a U.S. soldier who had been missing and presumed deal for nine years, was a setup and may be connected to an Al Qaeda plot to be carried out on American soil. Mandy Patinkin will portray Saul, a veteran CIA Division Chief who is Carrie’s (Danes) boss and mentor. “Homeland” is written by Howard Gordon, Alex Gansa and Gideon Raff, and is based on Raff’s Israeli television series “Prisoners of War.””
HOMELAND – THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON will arrive on both DVD and Blu-ray on August 28. If you haven’t checked out the first season of the show, you should definitely do so and be caught up in time for the premiere of the second season on September 30. Thus far no cover art or special features have been unveiled for the release, but those details should follow shortly.
Season 1 of Homeland is also available for pre-order at Amazon.co.uk and is set to be released in the UK on October 1st.
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‘Will’ is released on DVD in the UK on Monday (February 27). At the moment the film is only available in Region 2 format.
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Eleven-year-old Will Brennan is Liverpool FCs biggest fan. When his long-absent father, Gareth, briefly reappears with tickets to the 2005 Champions League Final in Istanbul, Will s dream of watching his beloved team in one of their biggest ever matches is about to come true. But not everyone wants Will to go… Will is forced to run away from school to keep his dream alive and sets out on his own on the adventure of a lifetime. Travelling across Europe to get to the match and see his Liverpool heroes, can he overcome the odds and live out his very own football fantasy?
The Will DVD is set for release on February 27, 2012 in the the UK and is now available for pre-order! Click here for the Amazon.co.uk link.
Varese Sarabande has announced the details of the soundtrack release for the British drama Will. The album features the original score from the film composed by Nigel Clarke and Michael Csányi-Wills (The Little Vampire, The Thief Lord). The music was recorded with the London Symphony Orchestra and Choir in Abbey Road’s famous Studio One. The soundtrack will be released on iTunes on November 1, 2011. A physical version of the album is also coming out in Europe on the same day. Will based on the historic “Miracle of Istanbul” is directed by Ellen Perry and stars Bob Hoskins, Damian Lewis, Perry Eggelton and Kristian Kiehling. The film chronicles an orphan’s journey across Europe to the 2005 Champions League Final in Istanbul. The movie will be released in the UK on November 4. No domestic release date has been announced.
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